When it comes to packing in lots of function, very few spaces beat a mudroom. But many homeowners don't have a dedicated space for a mudroom. Or they may think they have too-little square footage to create a useful go-to spot for their families. Just a few clever design ideas and some maxed-out storage can help you carve out a super-functional small mudroom. Here's what to consider.
No matter their size, all mudrooms require several things for convenience and efficiency. They include:
Designing and outfitting a small mudroom means thinking outside generally accepted uses for entry nooks and crannies. Once you start to evaluate what you have, you'll find much more usable space than you might have once considered. Implement these ideas, or use them as inspiration for your own solutions.
Keep these tips in mind for a successfully designed small mudroom: